A vintage early 20th century carved lion or tiger with cubs, circa 1920. The figurine is carved out of a solid piece of amethyst (quartz) and it is a light lilac color. It sits on a hardwood stand, looks like rosewood. the wooden base measures 6 1/2" by 4" approx. The figurine itself weighs several pounds. There is no damage or repairs and it is guaranteed to be as described.